Visionary people face the same problems everyone else faces; but rather than get paralyzed by their problems, visionaries immediately commit themselves to finding a solution.
— Bill Hybels

Human society is based on want. Life is based on want. Wild-eyed visionaries may dream of a world without need. Cloud-cuckoo-land. It can't be done.
H. G. [Herbert George] Wells visionaries quote

Leaders are visionaries with a poorly developed sense of fear and no concept of the odds against them.
— Robert Jarvik

I think of poets as outlaw visionaries in a way.
— Jim Jarmusch

Because of the love affair between the American public and the stock market, it is possible for entrepreneurs, technological visionaries and inventors of every sort to get financing.
— Ron Chernow